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Midnight hikes through the wilderness may help answer important questions about how Mexican spotted owls are recovering.
© Stephen Oachs
Meet Defenders
Defenders of Wildlife is a national, nonprofit membership organization dedicated to the protection of all native animals and plants in their natural communities.
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Manta Ray, © Jones/Shimlock-Secret Sea Visions
In the Magazine
When a manta ray weighs as much as a Toyota Prius and has a 23-foot-wide wingspan—twice the size of the largest bird—calling it “giant” is an understatement.
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Bring home something wild - for yourself, or as a gift! You can help protect real animals in the wild with one of our symbolic wildlife adoptions.
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